Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Riverwalk Storytimes

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 11:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Staff will present this popular Riverwalk program, which will include stories, songs and a puppet show. Participants can bring a meal or snack. In the event of inclement weather, this event will be canceled. (The Wednesday lunchtime program will be a repeat of the Tuesday evening program.) These programs are presented in partnership with Naperville Park District.

Read2gether (95th)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 1:30 PM -- 95th Street Library

Students entering kindergarten through 5th grade can practice reading, listening to and discussing books in a fun and relaxed atmosphere with a teen volunteer this summer. Depending on attendance, readers may be placed in a group. Children may bring a book or choose one from the library. All participants must be independent readers. Those arriving more than 10 minutes late cannot be guaranteed placement with a partner.


Wii UT Wednesdays

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 2:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Check out the new Wii UT gaming system on the big screen! The library has a variety of games, new and old, that can be played by up to four players. The regular Wii will be set up too. For Teens in 6th through 12th grades.

Naperville Public Library @ Your Farmers Market

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- Other
Fresh food and fun! All summer long, stop by the Naperville Public Library's booth at the Farmers Market at St John's Episcopal Church! We've got summer reading logs, crafts or games, and great recipes and nutrition information for fresh fruits and vegetables.  Are you ready for a good time?  Come on and check us out at 750 Aurora Avenue near downtown Naperville!

NaperLaunch Meetup: The Pitch Session

Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library

Want to practice your pitch? This is your opportunity to participate in a pitch session by making a 10 minute pitch or observing others and offering feedback. Pitchers can choose from three optional pitch formats: 

  • Request funding for growth of your business
  • Pitch for a partner to join your business
  • Make a sales pitch for your product or service

The Pitch session is held when there is a 5th Thursday in the month. Next sessions: June 30 and Sept. 29.
No registration needed to observe and give feedback at this meet up.
To APPLY to give a 10 minute pitch, click on the Register Now button and submit your pitch for consideration.

Family Storytime (NBL)

Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library

This 30-minute program of stories, songs and other activities is for children of all ages. In addition, staff members will present strategies to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun-filled programs.

*'Doctor Who' Fandom Afternoon (NBL)

Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 1:30 PM -- Naper Blvd. Library
Celebrate everything "Doctor Who" with the library! Teens, who can dress in costume, can enjoy a variety of Whovian activities and even take a photo next to the library's TARDIS! *Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 20 teen participants. For Teens in 6th through 12th grades.